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Bullies, Principals, and Parents

Written by Gary North on June 27, 2015

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This is the most important question for every institution: “Who’s in charge here?” The second question is this: “To whom do I report?” Then there is this question: “What are the rules?” Then this: What happens if I either obey or disobey?” Finally, this: “Does this outfit have a future?” To understand how these questions […]

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Rules of Success to Adopt by Age 13

Written by Gary North on June 20, 2015

For students of the Ron Paul Curriculum. . . . Here is why you should take me seriously. I was born in 1942. I have seen what works and what doesn’t. I have a Ph.D. I am rich by most Americans’ standards. I have never been divorced. I am in good health — and have […]

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Bad Grades? I Have a Solution.

Written by Gary North on June 2, 2015

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The Ron Paul Curriculum is offering my online summer school course, Academic Boot Camp to the general public. You don’t have to pay $250 to join the site in order to take this course. It will raise your child’s grades one full grade point next fall if your child does exactly what I say. If […]

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Fine for Giving Candy as a Reward

Written by Gary North on June 2, 2015

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If you are a teacher in a tax-funded school, and you give candy as a reward, you have violated federal law. You can be fined. In contrast, if you are a member of Congress, and you give away millions of dollars in subsidies as a reward to your campaign donors, you get re-elected. We have […]

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Progress Makes Genius Routine

Written by Gary North on May 16, 2015

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We forget about one of the great advantages of intellectual progress, namely, that people of above-average intelligence can perform better than geniuses did a century earlier. Think of a graduate of MIT or CalTech today. I do not mean somebody with a Ph.D. I mean somebody with a bachelor’s degree. He is better at physics […]

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Mises University Seminar: 2015 Registration

Written by Gary North on May 9, 2015

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It is not easy to get accepted to the free Mises University summer seminar for college students. The key word is “free.” You know the fundamental law of economics: “At zero price, there is greater demand than supply.” A corollary is this: “When the price falls, more is demanded.” This is a $2,000 value. There […]

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